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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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If you thought someone was having a heart attack or a stroke, what is the first thing you would do?

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  Total #
Respondents
Take them to the hospital Tell them to call their doctor Call 911 Call their spouse or family member Do something else
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,813 220 1.6 1.3- 2.0 79 0.6 0.4- 0.9 7,329 76.6 75.1-78.0 18 0.2 0.1- 0.3 2,167 21.1 19.7-22.5
GENDER
Male 3,552 87 1.6 1.1- 2.2 32 0.7 0.4- 1.2 2,465 72.4 69.9-74.8 6 0.1 0.0- 0.6 962 25.2 22.9-27.7
Female 6,261 133 1.6 1.2- 2.2 47 0.6 0.3- 1.1 4,864 80.4 78.7-82.0 12 0.2 0.1- 0.4 1,205 17.2 15.7-18.8
RACE
White 6,498 147 1.5 1.2- 1.9 41 0.5 0.3- 0.9 4,962 78.5 76.8-80.1 10 0.1 0.1- 0.3 1,338 19.4 17.8-21.0
African American 2,564 52 1.8 1.1- 3.1 28 1.0 0.5- 2.0 1,863 74.3 71.0-77.3 6 0.1 0.0- 0.2 615 22.8 19.9-25.9
Other 460 10 0.8 0.4- 1.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2 328 72.2 64.4-78.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 118 26.0 19.5-33.8
HISPANIC
Yes 169 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 127 73.2 60.3-83.0 1 1.7 0.2-11.2 37 24.4 15.0-37.2
No 9,401 207 1.6 1.2- 2.0 72 0.6 0.4- 1.0 7,059 77.1 75.6-78.5 17 0.1 0.1- 0.2 2,046 20.6 19.2-22.1
AGE
18-24 306 5 1.6 0.4- 5.7 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5 232 77.3 70.0-83.3 0 0.0 . - . 67 20.1 14.5-27.3
25-34 830 12 1.0 0.5- 2.2 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 675 78.5 74.0-82.5 0 0.0 . - . 142 20.3 16.4-24.9
35-44 1,342 21 1.0 0.5- 1.8 4 0.2 0.0- 0.8 1,106 83.6 80.5-86.2 2 0.3 0.1- 1.6 209 14.9 12.4-17.9
45-54 1,957 43 1.7 1.1- 2.7 17 1.2 0.5- 2.6 1,496 76.1 73.1-78.9 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2 399 20.9 18.3-23.8
55-64 2,203 36 1.4 0.9- 2.0 11 0.4 0.2- 0.9 1,640 72.9 69.8-75.7 2 0.2 0.0- 1.0 514 25.2 22.4-28.3
65+ 3,175 103 2.9 2.2- 3.7 44 1.2 0.8- 1.9 2,180 70.3 68.1-72.5 12 0.3 0.2- 0.7 836 25.2 23.2-27.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,285 40 2.4 1.4- 4.2 23 1.8 0.8- 4.0 830 65.9 61.0-70.5 7 0.2 0.1- 0.5 385 29.6 25.2-34.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,270 76 1.8 1.3- 2.5 25 0.5 0.3- 0.9 2,487 77.3 74.6-79.7 3 0.2 0.0- 0.9 679 20.2 17.8-22.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,412 46 1.0 0.7- 1.5 16 0.7 0.3- 1.6 1,818 78.3 75.3-81.0 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 530 19.9 17.3-22.9
College Graduate 2,829 55 1.4 0.8- 2.5 15 0.3 0.1- 0.8 2,186 78.1 75.4-80.5 6 0.2 0.0- 0.5 567 20.0 17.7-22.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,163 34 1.7 1.1- 2.7 17 0.8 0.5- 1.4 806 73.1 68.8-77.1 4 0.7 0.2- 3.3 302 23.6 19.9-27.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,589 39 1.7 1.1- 2.7 17 1.2 0.5- 2.9 1,180 78.7 75.0-81.9 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 352 18.3 15.3-21.8
$25,000- $34,999 1,066 27 2.2 1.4- 3.6 6 0.7 0.3- 1.8 802 74.0 68.3-79.0 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 230 23.0 18.1-28.8
$35,000- $49,999 1,278 28 2.1 1.0- 4.6 5 0.4 0.1- 1.3 974 75.0 70.4-79.1 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 270 22.4 18.5-26.9
$50,000+ 3,218 53 1.1 0.7- 1.8 13 0.5 0.2- 1.1 2,510 79.5 77.2-81.5 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 639 18.8 16.8-21.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 409 9 2.0 0.9- 4.2 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5 302 76.7 71.2-81.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 94 20.5 16.0-25.8
Appalachia II 665 10 0.9 0.4- 2.3 5 0.9 0.2- 3.4 517 79.6 74.8-83.6 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 132 18.6 14.8-23.2
Appalachia III 541 7 1.0 0.3- 3.0 2 0.2 0.0- 1.2 417 80.4 74.7-85.0 2 0.7 0.1- 3.6 113 17.7 13.3-23.3
Catawba 252 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 201 78.5 70.9-84.6 0 0.0 . - . 47 20.7 14.7-28.4
Edisto Savannah 1,204 36 2.4 1.6- 3.5 13 0.7 0.4- 1.2 852 71.4 67.5-75.0 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 302 25.5 22.0-29.4
Low Country 1,171 18 1.6 0.8- 3.1 7 0.3 0.1- 0.6 927 81.8 78.5-84.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 218 16.2 13.5-19.4
Palmetto 1,035 27 1.8 0.8- 4.1 8 0.6 0.1- 2.9 778 79.2 74.4-83.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 220 18.0 14.1-22.6
Pee Dee 644 21 3.0 1.8- 5.0 6 0.6 0.2- 1.8 489 76.7 71.7-81.0 3 0.1 0.0- 0.5 125 19.6 15.5-24.4
Trident 1,147 23 1.4 0.7- 2.8 14 0.8 0.4- 1.6 851 74.9 70.5-78.9 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 257 22.8 18.9-27.2
Upper Savannah 899 27 1.8 1.1- 3.2 10 1.6 0.5- 4.7 646 74.6 69.5-79.1 2 0.1 0.0- 0.6 214 21.8 17.6-26.6
Waccamaw 1,209 25 1.6 1.0- 2.5 6 0.4 0.1- 1.1 903 75.5 71.5-79.1 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 274 22.5 19.0-26.5
Wateree 534 11 1.2 0.6- 2.2 4 0.4 0.1- 1.0 376 64.8 57.6-71.4 2 0.4 0.1- 2.0 141 33.3 26.7-40.6
Region***
Region I 1,308 36 1.9 1.2- 3.2 13 1.1 0.5- 2.5 948 75.8 72.1-79.1 3 0.1 0.0- 0.6 308 21.1 17.9-24.6
Region II 1,206 17 1.0 0.5- 1.9 7 0.6 0.2- 2.0 934 79.9 76.3-83.0 3 0.3 0.1- 1.4 245 18.3 15.3-21.7
Region III 1,287 30 1.4 0.7- 2.9 9 0.5 0.2- 2.0 979 79.0 75.0-82.5 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8 267 18.9 15.5-22.8
Region IV 1,178 32 2.3 1.5- 3.5 10 0.5 0.2- 1.2 865 72.0 67.8-75.9 5 0.2 0.1- 0.7 266 25.0 21.2-29.1
Region V 1,204 36 2.4 1.6- 3.5 13 0.7 0.4- 1.2 852 71.4 67.5-75.0 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 302 25.5 22.0-29.4
Region VI 1,209 25 1.6 1.0- 2.5 6 0.4 0.1- 1.1 903 75.5 71.5-79.1 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 274 22.5 19.0-26.5
Region VII 1,147 23 1.4 0.7- 2.8 14 0.8 0.4- 1.6 851 74.9 70.5-78.9 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 257 22.8 18.9-27.2
Region VIII 1,171 18 1.6 0.8- 3.1 7 0.3 0.1- 0.6 927 81.8 78.5-84.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 218 16.2 13.5-19.4

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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